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just curious

Discussion in 'Southern California' started by montgomery_30824, May 20, 2010.

  1. montgomery_30824

    montgomery_30824 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    hey i was just wondering, since it seems that everything i order on line comes from cali, do yall have the same deal or when you guys order does it come from the east coast?
     
  2. jodiddly33

    jodiddly33 Well-Known Member

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    dang i never thought about that....subscribed....
     
  3. 1337Taco

    1337Taco Slamry

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    Everything I order seems to come from New York, Florida, etc. Always east coast. :facepalm:
     
  4. Dark Knight

    Dark Knight East Bound and Down

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    I've got 23 warehouses in the US and Canada :devil:

    But a lot of the time it depends on what part it is determining where it will come from
     
  5. mjp2

    mjp2 The Lost Mod of Akalabeth Staff Member

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    Depends on what I'm ordering. The custom stuff from small fab shops generally come from CA. General parts usually ship from a local warehouse.
     
  6. tim920

    tim920 Never seen Forest Gump

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    Yeah I feel the same way too. Most of my stuff comes from the West coast and it always take a whole week to get here.
     
  7. BakoTruck

    BakoTruck Well-Known Member

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    Mostly stock for now, I have added a cb radio, various cheap mods and I plan on adding aftermarket wheels and other items in the future.
    What kind of deals are you talking about, are you talking about sales tax? All CA sales (store location in CA) over the internet are taxed, no matter where the buyer is located.
    If a CA buyer purchases something over the internet in another state (store location in different state), it is not taxed. Except if the state has a sales tax for the internet, which most states don't have.

    So yes if I buy something over the internet here is CA, and the seller is located in TX (which doesn't have a sales tax over the internet), I get a deal because I don't have to pay sales tax. But I may have to pay more for shipping.
     
  8. blackhawke88

    blackhawke88 wo ai ni bao bei ^_^

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    its ironic because, technically, Cali is the most strict and least lenient state in terms of automotive modifications, but in turn it is also the most developed in terms of the automotive modifications market.
     
  9. DeeKay21

    DeeKay21 Lieutenant Dan.

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    I order most of my stuff off of ebay depending on what it is and about 75% of it comes from the westcoast while the other 25% seems to come from the eastcoast area.:rolleyes: But I live in NV so I love it when it comes out from Cali!! Gets to me within 2-3 days tops.:D
     
  10. montgomery_30824

    montgomery_30824 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    No deal in particular just wondering if it comes from the other side of the country.
     
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